News: Arts

V: How Can An Authentic Apology Lead To Healing?
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NPR/TED STAFF | July 10, 2020
The playwright V, formerly known as Eve Ensler, survived horrific sexual violence as a child. Years later, she decided to write what she needed to hear most: a true apology in the words of her abuser.
No Reading, No Peace: The Power Of Black Stories Out Loud
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Andrea Davis Pinkney | July 10, 2020
The difference between owning a book by a Black author and experiencing its power lies in reading it aloud — particularly for kids' books, which can help kids speak up about their own experiences.
Lady A The Band Sues Lady A The Singer
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Anastasia Tsioulcas | July 9, 2020
The country trio changed its name from Lady Antebellum in June, saying it was "regretful and embarrassed" by the term's racist history. Now it's in a legal fight with a Black artist over the moniker.